New Bedford Cotton Mills Corporation workers cheering wage increase negotiated by the UTW, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1950s?
|Click here to view the item (new window)|
|Type:||photographic prints | StillImage | Image/jpg2|
|Title:||New Bedford Cotton Mills Corporation workers cheering wage increase negotiated by the UTW, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1950s?|
|Description:||Local identification number: L1973-54_09|
"The Standard-Times, New Bedford, Mass. Some of the 1,000 workers in the New Bedford Cotton Mills Corporation, who received retroactive pay and a 5-cent-an-hour wage increase, which were negotiated by the United Textile Workers of America (AFL) are pictured at the mill gate yesterday happily waving their new pay checks. Total received by workers was $58,239.08. Highest amount paid to an individual was $123.68 cents."
|Subjects:||Labor unions--United States | Textile workers--Labor unions | Textile factories--Massachusetts--New Bedford | United Textile Workers of America | New Bedford Cotton Mills Corporation | Massachusetts--New Bedford|
|Contributors:||Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections|
|Online Publisher:||Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library|
|Original Material:||United Textile Workers of America Records, Southern Labor Archives|
|Rights and Usage:||The contents of this item, including all images and text, are for personal, educational, and non-commercial use only. This item may be protected under United States and international copyright law.|
L1973-54_09, United Textile Workers of America Records, Southern Labor Archives, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digitalcollections.library.gsu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/labor/id/963|
|Related Institutions:||Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections|
|Collection Information:||Southern Labor Archives|